H.R. 3082, To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5919 Chef Menteur Highway in New Orleans, Louisiana, as the "Daryle Holloway Post Office Building"

H.R. 3082

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5919 Chef Menteur Highway in New Orleans, Louisiana, as the "Daryle Holloway Post Office Building"

Sponsor
Rep. Cedric Richmond

Date
March 1, 2016 (114th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
John Huston

Floor Situation

On Tuesday, March 1, 2016, the House will consider H.R. 3082, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5919 Chef Menteur Highway in New Orleans, Louisiana, as the “Daryle Holloway Post Office Building,” under suspension of the rules. H.R. 3082 was introduced on July 15, 2015, by Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA) and was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, which ordered the bill reported by unanimous consent on October 9, 2015.

Bill Summary

H.R. 3082 designates the United States Postal Service facility located at 5919 Chef Menteur Highway in New Orleans, Louisiana, as the “Daryle Holloway Post Office Building”.

Background

Daryle Holloway was a Veteran New Orleans police officer who was killed in the line of duty, at the age of 46, on June 20, 2015, while transporting a suspect to the police station.  He attended Corpus Christi Elementary and was a graduate of St. Augustine High School. Holloway became a police officer in the early days of community-oriented policing, a crime-fighting strategy that emphasized officers’ engagement with residents of the communities they patrolled. Officer Holloway served with the New Orleans Police Department for 22 years.  During ten years of that time, he not only protected the streets of New Orleans but worked with children in the Cops for Kids summer camps, which help develop relationships between police, youth, and their families. Officer Holloway also engaged in community policing in the Florida and Desire housing projects.

Cost

A Congressional Budget Office (CBO) cost estimate is currently not available.

Additional Information

For questions or further information please contact John Huston with the House Republican Policy Committee by email or at 6-5539.